Tag Archives: freedom of worship

mediaobsession

Stories I’d Like to See: Background on the Temple Mount Troubles

Stories I’d Like to See: Background on the Temple Mount Troubles

By now, we all know the Temple Mount is a hilltop site in Jerusalem that’s holy to Jews and Muslims. It’s always in and out of the news because of Palestinian violence, concerns about its status quo, security cameras, archaeology or because of puerile pronouncements from the PA, UNESCO, or Jordan denying historic Jewish ties. It’s

Palestinians: UNESCO Will Help Us Bar Jews From Praying at Tomb of the Patriarchs

Palestinian officials are openly talking about using UNESCO to prohibit Jews from worshipping at Hebron’s Tomb of the Patriarchs. Religious freedom in the Holy Land’s always a hot media topic during the Christmas season, and Karl Vick of Time got himself a scoop sure to raise red flags: There’s not much about the site that’s in doubt,

Top